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Farmers behind barbed-wire fences: Japanese Americans remember incarceration during World War II

When President Trump signed an executive order last month banning people from seven Muslim countries from entering the U.S., and advocated a Muslim registry, some of the loudest opponents were Japanese Americans.

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Your Call: A doctor's mission to keep abortion safe and legal

How are abortion providers preparing for even more anti-choice legislation? We’ll speak with Dr. Willie Parker, an abortion provider who works in Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi.

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KALW Almanac: Tue. Feb. 21, 2017

5 hours ago

Today Tuesday, 21st of February of 2017 is the 52nd day of the year.  There are 313 days remaining until the end of the year  The sun will rise in San Francisco at 6:50 am  and sunset will be at 5:56 pm.  Today we will have 11 hours and 6 minutes of daylight. 

How are abortion providers preparing for even more anti-choice legislation? We’ll speak with Dr. Willie Parker, an abortion provider who works in Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi.

KALW Almanac: Mon. Feb. 20, 2017

Feb 20, 2017

 Today Monday, 20th of February of 2017 is the 51st day of the year. There are 314 days remaining until the end of the year  The sun will rise in San Francisco at 6:51 am  and sunset will be at 5:55 pm.  Today we will have 11 hours and 4 minutes of daylight. 

  

From declining sea ice in the Arctic to coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef, photographers give us a visual sense of the human toll on the environment.

This week on KALW's showcase for the best stories from public radio podcasts and independent radio producers...


"Online surveillance" by sajb1 used by CC license

How much information do you give away everyday?


Ashleyanne Krigbaum

Looking for fun, community-focused events to attend this weekend? We’ve got you covered.

Photo courtesy of Samantha Miller/modified from original

Samantha Miller is leading a pharmaceutical company whose mission is to bring the birth control pills over the counter starting with their product "Kate." This has never been attempted before.

Courtesy of Firuzeh Mahmoudi/modified from original

Firuzeh Mahmoudi's organization United4Iran is using technology to improve civil liberties in Iran.

By Pixabay user Valyxyz. Licensed under Creative Commons CC0/cropped.

State Assembly sees basket of bills ... Smokers gonna smoke ... Flow Kana buys fallow winery ... Another contamination report ...  What's a mother to do? ... and more. 

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Almanac ~ Friday, 2/17/17

Today is Friday, February 17th, 2017. Sunrise: 6:57am Sunset: 5:51pm 68% of the waning moon visible, setting at 10:46am

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